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Exercise :: Obituary - Latest Current Affairs

  • Obituary - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Laxminarayan Nayak, who recently died belongs to which field?

A. Film Director
B. Freedom Fighter
C. Doctor
D. Architect

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Laxminarayan Nayak, centenarian freedom fighter and former MP, died at Niwari town in Madhya Pradesh due to age-related illness. Nayak (101) was ill for some time. He had represented Khajuraho Lok Sabha seat from 1997 -1980. Before that, he was elected as MLA from Niwari assembly seat in 1957. During freedom struggle, Nayak was imprisoned several times.

2. 

Irving Burgie, who recently died, was a famous personality of which field?

A. Novelist
B. Screenwriter
C. Songwriter
D. Blogger

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

US composer Irving Burgie, who helped to popularise Caribbean music with hit songs like Day-O, has died aged 95. His death was confirmed by Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley, who called for a moment of silence for the man who wrote its national anthem. Mr Burgie is best known for helping singer Harry Belafonte bring calypso music to the mainstream.

3. 

John Gregory, who recently passed away was the head coach of which football club?

A. Mumbai City
B. Chennaiyin
C. NorthEast United
D. Kerala Blasters

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Two-time Indian Super League (ISL) champions Chennaiyin FC on November 30, 2019 announced parting ways with head coach John Gregory, who had led the side to title trophy in the 2017-18 season. The 65-year old Englishman has seen the side endure a nightmarish run in the 2018-19 season when they finished at the bottom of the standings.

4. 

Yasuhiro Nakasone, who recently died at 101 was the former Prime Minister?

A. South Korea
B. Japan
C. Taiwan
D. Indonesia

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Yasuhiro Nakasone, one of Japan's longest reigning premiers and known for his friendship with Ronald Reagan, has died at the age of 101 on November 29. Nakasone, prime minister from 1982 to 1987, hobnobbed on the world stage with Reagan and Margaret Thatcher while battling with bureaucrats over domestic reforms.

5. 

Bala Singh, who recently passed away at 67 was a famous?

A. Actor
B. Novelist
C. Singer
D. Sculptor

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Veteran Tamil actor and theatre artist Bala Singh passed away at the age of 67 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu due to illness.